Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust
Fundraising, Marketing & Communications Director
Location: Work from Home or BBOWT Office
Contract: Permanent. Part-time: 28 hours per week
Salary: £55,000 pro rata
The Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust is seeking a Fundraising, Marketing and Communications Director to be responsible for all income generation for the charity.
The Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust (also known as BBOWT) was formed in 1959 and has a vision of an environment rich in wildlife for everyone, valued by all. Their mission is to create a Living Landscape across our towns, cities and countryside and inspire our communities to act for nature. BBOWT is one of 46 Wildlife Trusts working across the UK, each is a corporate member of the Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts.
Reporting directly to the Chief Executive, the Director role will be responsible for developing and delivering a fundraising, marketing and communications strategy for the charity, and maintaining key relationships with investors and external stakeholders in relation to the fundraising, marketing and communications functions. The role will also have overall responsibility for the BBOWT brand and will partner with Directors and Trustees to deliver on the charity’s strategic goals.
Key responsibilities include providing outstanding leadership and management of the fundraising, marketing and communications team; increasing awareness, support and income from target audiences; ensuring sustainability of diverse income streams; and maintaining innovation and development opportunities in line with strategic priorities.
The charity is seeking leaders with a proven track record in achieving fundraising targets including income from legacies, trusts and foundations, corporate and individual donors. They will also have significant and in-depth experience of marketing and communications within a charity setting, including developing income generation strategies aligned with strategic plans; achieving significant income, ROI and engagement targets; and delivering integrated campaigns and optimisation of key metrics to ensure continuous improvement. You will have a broad understanding of traditional and digital marketing channels, experience in developing and managing fundraising and/or communication teams alongside proven leadership and management, and strategic and planning skills.
For more information see the job description.
To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or use the form below. For more details click through to our job description or call Suzie Spooner on +44 (0) 7960 932 315.
CLOSING DATE: Monday 30th November, 9am GMT.